Government and Politics

Published on January 21, 2022 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Joe Biden ends his first year in the White House with a clear majority of Americans disapproving of his handling of the...
Published on January 8, 2022 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz appeared on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight” show Thursday to apologize for describing the Jan. 6...
Published on January 7, 2022 - Page 18
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden accused Donald Trump and his supporters of holding a “dagger at the throat of democracy” in a forceful speech...
Published on January 6, 2022 - Page 4
HARRISBURG (AP) —More than a dozen Republican candidates for governor appeared on stage together for the first time Wednesday. The question-and-...
Published on January 5, 2022 - Page 5
The fighting one Capitol Police officer described as “medieval” and another as a “trip to hell” left more than 100 law enforcement personnel injured...
Published on January 5, 2022 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) —Dominion Voting Systems has asked a court to restrict any inspection of its voting machines as part of what Republican lawmakers...
Published on January 4, 2022 - Page 9
WASHINGTON (AP) — The first time Celeste Norris laid eyes on Ashli Babbitt, the future insurrectionist had just rammed her vehicle three times with...
Published on January 2, 2022 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts says the federal judiciary needs to do more to ensure judges don’t participate in cases...
Published on January 2, 2022 - Page 21
Millions of Americans watched the events in Washington last Jan. 6 unfold on live television. Police officers testified to the violence and mayhem....
Published on January 1, 2022 - Page 6
Minimum wage increases, animal protections and police accountability are part of a series of new laws taking effect across the country today, the...
Published on December 23, 2021 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Joe Biden, progressive and moderate Democrats appear determined to return to the negotiating table with Sen. Joe Manchin....
Published on December 20, 2021 - Page 4
School systems nationwide rely on high-level expertise from the U.S. Secret Service and others as they work to stay vigilant for signs of potential...
Published on December 20, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —More than 12,000 military service members refusing the COVID-19 vaccine are seeking religious exemptions, and so far they are having...
Published on December 20, 2021 - Page 5
Facing rising infections and a new COVID-19 variant, colleges across the U.S. have once again been thwarted in seeking a move to normalcy and are...
Published on December 15, 2021 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) — As a mob overran the U.S. Capitol last January, some of Donald Trump’s highest-profile defenders in the media — and even his own...
Published on December 9, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — On Wednesday, a group of progressive Democrats ratcheted up pressure on Speaker Nancy Pelosi to punish conservative Rep. Lauren...
Published on December 3, 2021 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) — After leaders defused a partisan standoff over federal vaccine mandates Thursday, the Senate passed a stopgap spending bill that...
Published on December 1, 2021 - Page 8
It’s the moment conservatives have been waiting for. Oral arguments at the Supreme Court today represent the best opportunity leaders on the right...
Published on November 29, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —Both sides are telling the Supreme Court there’s no middle ground in Wednesday’s showdown over abortion. The justices can either...
Published on November 26, 2021 - Page 10
NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — On Thursday, President Joe Biden wished Americans a happy and closer-to-normal Thanksgiving, the second celebrated in the...
Published on November 24, 2021 - Page 13
WASHINGTON (AP) — On Tuesday, President Joe Biden ordered a record 50 million barrels of oil released from America’s strategic reserve. He’s aiming...
Published on November 24, 2021 - Page 21
HARRISBURG — Many questions remain unanswered Tuesday as to what Republicans in Pennsylvania’s Senate can accomplish from what they call a “forensic...
Published on November 23, 2021 - Page 9
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Republican Rep. Nancy Mace of South Carolina introduced legislation last week to federally decriminalize marijuana, a measure...
Published on November 23, 2021 - Page 17
WASHINGTON (AP) — As lawmakers deepen their probe of the rallies that preceded the deadly attack, the committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol...
Published on November 19, 2021 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) —Pushing back against reports of White House tensions, Vice President Kamala Harris said Thursday she doesn’t feel underused. “I’m...
Published on November 18, 2021 - Page 10
DETROIT — President Joe Biden punched the accelerator on a battery-powered Hummer on Wednesday, causing the wheels to squeal and the truck to jet...
Published on November 16, 2021 - Page 7
HARRISBURG — The newest entrant to the crowded Republican gubernatorial field, Jake Corman, said Monday that he will set himself apart in the primary...
Published on November 16, 2021 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —More than 100 federal prison workers have been arrested, convicted or sentenced for crimes since the start of 2019, including a...
Published on November 9, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — On Monday, President Joe Biden launched his sales pitch for his recently passed $1 trillion infrastructure bill. He predicted a...
Published on November 8, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —Republicans are increasingly optimistic about flipping governor’s offices in key battleground states next year, buoyed by President...